Bears' Split Four Matches At Lonestar Duals

Bears' Split Four Matches At Lonestar Duals
The Brown wrestling team competed in the annual Lonestar Duals over the weekend, splitting four matches. The Bears earned a 25-20 win over Cal State Fullerton along with a dominating 34-6 victory over South Dakota State. Brown's two losses came to two of the top ranked teams in the country in 18th ranked Wisoncsin, 36-3, and to 14th ranked Purdue, 20-16. The Bears nearly pulled off the upset over the Boilermakers as the match came down to the final bout.

Junior Shawn Kitchner went 4-0 at 165 while junior Mike Savino posted a 3-1 record at 157. Junior Brandon Stearns went 2-2 at 184, including a fall over Ben Wissel, who is ranked fourth in the country. Senior Dan Appello also went 2-2 at 133.

Brown will open up the home portion of its schedule this Saturday. The Bears will face American at 2 p.m. before taking on Boston University at 6 p.m.

Brown 25 CS-Fullerton 20
125-Jeff Schell, Brown F4:49 Custis Schurkamp, Fullerton
133-Dan Appello 3 TJ Dillashaw 6
141-Mark Savino 2 Teddy Astorga 7
149-Tim Smith Morgan Atkinson F4:32
157-Michael Savino 11 Shawn Reilly 0
165-Shawn Kitchner 8 Risto Marttinen 3
174-Matt Gevleinger 4 Ian Murphy 6
184-Branden Stearns 0 Jesse Taylor 16
197-Leo Saniuk FF
285-Levon Mock F2:24 Matt Methley

#18 Wisconsin 36, Brown 3
125-Collin Cudd 6 Nathan Myers 2
133-Tom Clum F5:42 Greg Pace
141-Ed Gutnik 7 Mark Savino 0
149-Taylor Turner 6 Mike Ashton 2
157-Craig Henning 5 Mike Savino 1
165-Seth Garvin 1 Shawn Kitchner 6
174-Kelly Flaherty F0:31 Matt Gevlinger
184-Matt Maciag 9 Branden Stearns 4
197-Dallas Herbst F3:34 Leo Saniuk
285-Lee Lreamer 5 Levon Mock 3

Brown University vs #14 Purdue University
Session VI, Saturday, January 07, 2006 6:00 PM [Mat 4]
Final Score: Brown 16 Purdue 20
125 Brown Schell, Jeff 5 Purdue Tucker, Brandon 9
133 Brown Appello, Dan 16 Purdue Price, Jeff 6
141 Brown Savino, Mark 2 Purdue Cook, Jason 8
149 Brown Ashton, Mike 5 Purdue Powell, Mark 9
157 Brown Savino, Michael 8 Purdue Murphy, Jake 6
165 Brown Kitchner, Shawn 13 Purdue DeCeault, John 6
174 Brown Gevlinger, Matt 4 Purdue Corpe, Nick 12
184 Brown Stearns, Branden F3:21 Purdue Wissel, Ben
197 Brown Saniuk, Leo 0 Purdue Moore, Nathan 6
285 Brown Mock, Levon 2 Purdue Keough, Aaron 10

Brown 34, South Dakota State 6
125 Brown Jeff Schell FOR
133 Brown Dan Appello 4, Derek Pirner 0
141 Brown Mark Savino FOR
149 Brown Shawn Cully 8, Brad Gregory 2
157 Brown Mike Savino 15, Justin Retallic 5
165 Brown Shawn Kitchner 2, Nate Althoff 1
174 Brown Matt Gevelinger 1, Travis Gottschalk 2
184 Brown Branden Stearns 4, Levi Krehmeyer 3
197 Brown Leo Saniuk FOR
285 Brown Levon Mock 6, Jason Stripling 12